Philippines

DSWD says Pacman may have confused his data

By Christine Cudis   NO MISUSE. Social Welfare and Development Secretary Rolando Bautista answers the missing fund allegation of Senator Manny Pacquiao during the Palace online press briefing on Monday (July 5, 2021). Bautista said the Social Amelioration Program funds are all accounted for. (Screengrab) MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– StarPay, one of the financial service providers (FSPs) of the … Continue reading

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No corruption complaint vs. DOH: DOJ

By Benjamin Pulta   Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra (File photo) MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Wednesday said contrary to assertions made by Senator Manny Pacquiao, there are no complaints against the Department of Health’s (DOH) handling of finances arising from the government’s coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) response that were filed before the Task Force … Continue reading

Manny settles for double-double as MP Team trounces Edmonton
Edmonton

Manny settles for double-double as MP Team trounces Edmonton

Edmonton, Canada—Manny Pacquiao settled for a double-double as the MP Team subdued the Edmonton All-Stars, 101-91, on Saturday, December 28 (Sunday, December 29, in Manila) in the windup of the Chooks-to-Go/MPBL Canada Invasion at Edmonton Expo Center. The MPBL Founder and CEO wound up with 33 points, including back-to-back triples that quelled Edmonton’s final rally, … Continue reading

Manny Pacquiao to arrive in Alberta today; MPBL games set in Calgary, Edmonton
Alberta

Manny Pacquiao to arrive in Alberta today; MPBL games set in Calgary, Edmonton

Manny Pacquiao to arrive in Alberta today;MPBL games set in Calgary, Edmonton EDMONTON — One of the world’s greatest professional boxers of all time and Philippine Senator Manny Pacquiao and the MPBL are coming to Alberta. Calgary-based organizer Maricel Salazar said the “Pambansang Kamao” and founder of the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) is arriving … Continue reading

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Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao at 40 still in tip-top shape

Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao at 40 still in tip-top shape By Ben Cal  MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  – The 40-year-old boxing legend, Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao, has proven that indeed, life begins at 40 when he beat his 30-year opponent, Keith Thurman, in a grueling 12-round bout for the World Boxing Association (WBA) super welterweight belt … Continue reading

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GenSan offers free viewing of Pacquiao-Thurman fight

GenSan offers free viewing of Pacquiao-Thurman fight By Alejandro Saludo GENERAL SANTOS CITY — Boxing fans here will have a “ringside view” via live telecast of Sunday’s highly-anticipated fight of “fighting senator” Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao against undefeated American brawler Keith Thurman in Las Vegas. Lady Manalo, city sports office head, said Friday the city government … Continue reading

Pacquiao’s win inspires boxers seeking title defense
Philippines

Pacquiao’s win inspires boxers seeking title defense

Pacquiao’s win inspires boxers seeking title defense MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – The latest success of world champion Manny Pacquiao over Adrien Broner in their “Return to Vegas” title fight last Sunday provides inspiration to Filipino boxers to train longer, work harder, and fight better to achieve their dreams of bringing honor to the country. … Continue reading

Philippines / Sports

Pacquiao defends WBA belt vs. Broner in Vegas return

Pacquiao defends WBA belt vs. Broner in Vegas return By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno  MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Forty-year-old Manny Pacquiao stepped into a boxing ring in Las Vegas for the first time in nearly three years. In his return, however, he showcased a vintage performance. Pacquiao successfully retained his World Boxing Association welterweight championship with a brilliant victory … Continue reading